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Out in the Night

A moving account of four women sensationalized by the media as a "Gang of Killer Lesbians" reveals the role that race, gender identity and sexuality play in our criminal justice system.

Out in the Night

52m 12s

A moving account of four women sensationalized by the media as a "Gang of Killer Lesbians" reveals the role that race, gender identity and sexuality play in our criminal justice system.

Previews + Extras

  • Out in the Night: Trailer: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Out in the Night: Trailer

    S28 E1 - 2m 20s

    In New York City, a group of African-American lesbians were violently threatened by a man on the street. The women fought back and were later charged with gang assault and attempted murder. Out in the Night examines the sensational case and the women's uphill battle, revealing the role that race, gender identity and sexuality play in our criminal justice system.

  • Out in the Night: Injury According to the Prosecution: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Out in the Night: Injury According to the Prosecution

    S28 E1 - 1m 30s

    This clip from Out in the Night, along with "Injury According to the Defense" demonstrate the presentation of “facts” in an adversarial court system, and how each side depicts the same events differently.

  • Out in the Night: Injury According to the Defense: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Out in the Night: Injury According to the Defense

    S28 E1 - 2m 16s

    This clip from Out in the Night, along with "Injury According to the Prosecution" demonstrate the presentation of “facts” in an adversarial court system, and how each side depicts the same events differently.

  • Out in the Night: Self Defense: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Out in the Night: Self Defense

    S28 E1 - 1m 45s

    In this clip from Out in the Night, the women raise the issue of who is and isn’t allowed to defend themselves.

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